Why Choose A Traditional Balinese House As A Home Design?

The Unique Traditional Balinese House

Balinese traditional house is closely related to the harmony of nature. That’s why the Balinese architecture of buildings using a lot of stone and wood carved in such a way that looks very clear characteristics of traditional Balinya. Harmony with nature is a meaning which means how man can balance his life with nature, with others, and also the Creator of the Universe.

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Drama Gong – The Theater Combine

History:

Drama gong is a drama in which combines the modern theater (West) with traditional theater (Bali) created by the artist Bali named Anak Agung Gede Raka Payadnya of village Abianbase (Gianyar) on 1966. The drama gong itself was originally named drama classic because still strong dominance of traditional Balinese arts in drama gong. Name of drama gong began to be used by I Gusti Bagus Nyoman Panji to call this folk art in this art because he thinks there are two basic elements of the elements of drama and gamelan gong sound accompaniment Kebyar on every movement of players as well as the atmosphere of dramatic transition.

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Baris Dance

History

One of the most important of ritual dance in Bali, is the Baris. Baris derives its name from the word bebarisan, which literally means a line of file of formation. It refers to the ancient Balinese soldiers who were used by raja-raja , (the Balinese King ) to protect their kingdom in times of disturbance. Aside from its ritual function, the baris is also known as a patriotic or warrior drill dance. As a rule the dance is performed by men, usually in a group numbering from four to sixty dancers.

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History Of Angklung

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The word Angklung originated from two words angka and lung. Angka means “tone”, and lung means “broken” or “lost”. Angklung then means as an incomplete tone.
Angklung is a musical instrument made out of two bamboo tubes attached to a bamboo frame. The tubes are carved so that they have a resonant pitch when struck. The two tubes are tuned to octaves. The base of the frame is held with one hand while the other hand shakes the instrument rapidly from side to side. This causes a rapidly repeating note to sound. Thus each of three or more angklung performers in an ensemble will play just one note and together complete melodies are produced.Angklung is popular throughout Southeast Asia, but originated fromIndonesia and it has been used and played by the Sundanese since the ancient times.

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HISTORY OF BALINESE NAME “Wayan, Made, Nyoman, Ketut”

History

For those who’ve been to Bali probably often hear names like Made, Wayan, Komang, Ni Luh and others. These names have an historical meaning and used by the society in bali till now.
We begin first with the designations I and Ni in the names of the people of Bali. The letter I in front of the name Wayan for example, is appellative for male. While the word for female is Ni. I and Ni also means a man and a woman from a family of common people, not caste or so-called “jaba” .

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Bali Kite Festival – Indahnya langit di Bali, dihiasi berpuluh puluh Layangan.

Bali Kite Festival atau Festival layang layang tersebut merupakan suatu kegiatan masyarakat Bali yang diadakan rutin setiap tahunnya, terutama pada musim anging kencang sekitar bulan Juli hingga Agustus. Festival tersebut hanya bisa diselenggarakan pada musim angin kencang saja, dikarenakan komponen utama yang perlu dipertimbangkan untuk menggerakkan layang-layang seperti contoh kekencangan angin sebagai pendorong untuk naiknya layang-layang tersebut.4067f43ec6f96e2e78249ccd1150427e.jpg

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Sukses!! Perhelatan Sanur Village Festival yang ke XI

Sanur Village Festival 2016 yang berlangsung pada tgl 24-28 Agustus di Maisonette Area Inna Grand Bali Beach, kawasan Pantai Sanur, Bali merupakan perhelatan yang ke 11 kalinya bagi SVF. Kegiatan yang rutin dilakukan setiap tahunnya ini bertujuan untuk membantu mendatangkan banyak turis ke Tanah Air Kali ini , Festival tahun ini mengusung tema mengenai Tat Twam Asi, yang bermula dari pemakaian filosofi kandungan ajaran Hindu tentang ‘aku adalah engkau, engkau adalah aku’.

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PULAU BALI DENGAN BANYAK NAMA

Tahukah anda apa saja nama julukan yang diberikan untuk pulau Bali? Ya banyak sekali sebutan yang diberikan kepada pulau Bali ini, baik dari wisatawan lokal ataupun wisatawan asing. Beberapa diantaranya adalah Pulau Dewata, Pulau Seribu Pura, The Island Of God dan Pulau Cinta. Pemberian julukan ini bukanlah tanpa alasan, karena di balik nama julukan tersebut menyimpan makna yang berasal dari masyarakat maupun dari budaya dan kehidupan di Bali.

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MUSEUM OGOH-OGOH BALI

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Siapa yang tidak kenal dengan hari raya Nyepi? Hari raya Nyepi merupakan peringatan tahun baru bagi umat Hindu di seluruh dunia. Berbagai rangkaian kegiatan dilaksanakan untuk merayakan tahun baru ini. Mulai dari kegiatan melasti atau melis ke pantai yang merupakan kegiatan pensucian diri dengan membersihkan diri dari segala hal buruk yang terdapat dalam diri manusia maupun pikiran manusia agar dalam pelaksanaan Nyepi dapat berjalan dengan lancar, sampai pada hari Ngembak Geni, yaitu sehari setelah hari raya Nyepi dimana umat hindu melaksanakan persembahyangan untuk memohon kemudahan dan kebaikan agar dapat menjadi manusia yang baru.

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